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Mysterious Anti-Obama Spam Texts Linked To Republican Consulting Group

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Economists: Romney's 12 Million Jobs Target Realistic, Even If He Loses

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Do Political Ads Actually Work?

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Watchdog Groups Prep For Voter Intimidation, Fraud

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President Obama and GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney walk away after they greet each other at the end of the third presidential debate in Boca Raton, Fla., on Monday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrat Richard Carmona (left) and Republican Rep. Jeff Flake shake hands before Thursday's debate in Chandler, Ariz. Ross Franklin/AP hide caption

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Race For Arizona's Open Senate Seat Gets Personal

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Former Maine Gov. Angus King, an independent candidate for the U.S. Senate, greets potential voters Oct. 1 in Bath, Maine. Joel Page/AP hide caption

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Negative Ads Reign In Maine Senate Race

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Bachmann Faces Competitive Re-Election Bid In Minnesota

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Voter Registration Deadlines Begin Passing This Week

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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama shake hands at the first presidential debate at the University of Denver, Wednesday. Charlie Neibergall/AP hide caption

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Early voting has begun in the battleground states of Ohio, Virginia and Iowa. Voting booths were set up for early voting Thursday at the Black Hawk County Courthouse in Waterloo, Iowa. Ahead of Wednesday's first presidential debate, an NPR poll finds President Obama with a 7-point lead nationally, but his GOP challenger, Mitt Romney, is within striking distance. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Ahead Of First Debate, NPR Poll Shows Romney Within Striking Distance

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In North Carolina, Latino Voters Could Be Crucial To Winning The State

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